Gambling News 27th December, 2014

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DOES ONLINE GAMBLING HAVE ITS MESSAGING RIGHT IN THE U.S.A?

27th December, 2014 at 01:30:27
Adelson PR company says anti-online gambling campaign better at putting its viewpoint across.

The past year has seen plenty of cut and thrust in the online gambling legality duel between companies and political frontmen inspired by the largesse of land casino mogul Sheldon Adelson, and the perhaps less generously funded companies and organisations fighting to prevent the aging multi-billionaire from driving through a federal prohibition on most of the US industry.

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THE SCORE ACQUIRES SWOOPT FANTASY SPORTS APP

27th December, 2014 at 01:30:27
Fantasy sports platform developer says app will help it expand mobile interests.

The Toronto-based mobile fantasy sports platform developer theScore has announced the acquisition for an undisclosed consideration of the Swoopt app from San Francisco-based ApptheGame, Inc.

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LAND CASINO MOGUL A BIG LOSER IN 2014

27th December, 2014 at 01:30:27
Latest Bloomberg billionaire list shows that Adelson's personal fortune dropped by $8.9 billion.

The latest Billionaire list from Bloomberg business news shows that land casino and anti-online gambling crusader Sheldon Adelson was one of the biggest losers in the global wealth stakes in 2014, suffering a hit to his personal fortune of $8.9 billion.

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